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Palestine, Ohio - Basic Facts

The Village of Palestine had a population of 195 as of July 1, 2015.

The primary coordinate point for Palestine is located at latitude 40.0502 and longitude -84.7443 in Darke County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Palestine (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Darke County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,109 feet.

The Village of Palestine (GNIS ID: 2399609) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Palestine population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Village of Palestine, OH Boundary Map

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Palestine, OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 195
Population in Households 195
Population in Familes 165
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,335
Diversity Index2 13
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 78
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 56
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 89 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 61 (68.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 17 (19.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 11 (12.4%)
Median Home Value $123,333
Average Home Value $180,417
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $50,000
Average Household Income $66,209
Per Capita Income $25,667
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.48% -0.31%
Households -0.24% -0.26%
Families 0.7% -0.36%
Median Household Income   2.37%
Per Capita Income   2.46%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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Palestine, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Palestine to the other 1,204 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1088 10th
Population Density1 # 559 54th
Diversity Index2 # 505 58th
Median Household Income # 619 48th
Per Capita Income # 425 65th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool.